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Alli and breastfeeding?

Has anyone tried Alli while breastfeeding? I know they say don't use it while breastfeeding but that is only because they have done a study on it yet. It is believed not to get into the milk because it doesn't go into the blood stream, but has't been proven yet. I am thinking about trying it and wanted to see what other mothers thought about it?!

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Anonymous

Asked by Anonymous at 3:05 PM on Jan. 28, 2010 in Diet & Fitness

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  • Diets and diet aids (if they even work) are temporary fixes. Unless you learn how to eat healthy for life, you will not be able to maintain a healthy weight and will stay on the gain/lose roller coaster - frustrating for you and hard on your body. Drink at least 8 8oz glasses of water every day. Eat 5-6 servings of whole grains (brown rice, whole grain bread, etc.) every day. Eat 7-8 servings of fruits and vegetables every day, in at least 3 different colors. Eat at least 2 servings of legumes every day. You will lose weight. You will have more energy. You will maintain a healthy weight. You will get sick less often. You will be setting a wonderful example for your children. You can get free meal plans and recipes from Dr. McDougall, or find his books at your local library: http://www.drmcdougall.com/free.html
    Eat an apple or a big pile of vegetables before meals.
    rkoloms

    Answer by rkoloms at 8:46 AM on Jan. 29, 2010

  • If you have to ask- you already know its not a good idea. Would you give your baby a diet pill?? Absolutely not- so why take the chance of it going through your milk.
    pinkcicle709

    Answer by pinkcicle709 at 12:04 PM on Jan. 29, 2010

  • Absolutely NOT! There is a garment that will naturally help you to shed weight while instantly giving you a coke bottle figure. call me. 856.287.5240.
    revivedmom

    Answer by revivedmom at 9:48 PM on Feb. 5, 2010

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